Edexcel, BTEC and LCCI qualifications are awarded by Pearson, the UK’s largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications that are globally recognised and benchmarked. BTEC is one of the world's most successful and best-loved applied learning brand, engaging students in practical, interpersonal and thinking skills for more than thirty years. BTECs are work-related qualifications for students taking their first steps into employment.
The BTEC Higher Nationals address these various requirements by providing: A range of general and specialist units, both core and optional, each with a clear purpose, so there is something to suit each student’s choice of programme and future progression plans.
Fully revised content that is closely aligned with the needs of employers, professional bodies and higher education for a skilled future workforce. Learning outcomes mapped against Professional Body standards, where appropriate. Assessments and projects were chosen to help students progress to the next stage (this means some are set by the centre to meet local needs, while others are set by Pearson).An approach to demand at level 4 and 5 which is aligned with the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (FHEQ).
Support for student and tutors including Schemes of Work and Sample Assessment Materials (SAMs) Qualification frameworks Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are designated higher education qualifications in the UK. They are aligned to the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (FHEQ) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) Subject Benchmark Statements. These qualifications are part of the UK Regulated Qualifications Framework (RFQ).